Cemeteries in Hennepin County, Minnesota

Find Hennepin County, Minnesota cemeteries, memorial parks, mausoleums, graveyards, gravesites, graves or mortuaries. Cemeteries provide information on funerals and burial services including internment, headstones and grave markers, burial grounds, cemetery plots, vaults, crypts, as well as burial records for national, state.

Adath-Yeshurun Cemetery Association 5605 France Avenue South Edina, MN

Bloomington Bloomington Cemetery 10340 Lyndale Avenue South Minneapolis, MN

Champlin Cemetery 812 Cartway Road Champlin, MN

Crystal Lake Cemetery & Funeral Home 2130 North Dowling Avenue Minneapolis, MN

Dawn Valley Funeral Chapel and Cemetery 9940 Bush Lake Road Minneapolis, MN

Eden Prairie Cemetery 8810 Eden Prairie Road Eden Prairie, MN

Fort Snelling National Cemetery 7601 34th Avenue South Minneapolis, MN

Grand-View Park Cemetery Association 6901 Maloney Avenue Hopkins, MN

Minneapolis Bloomington Cemetery 1800 West Old Shakopee Road Bloomington, MN

Minneapolis Crystal Lake Cemetery 3816 North Penn Avenue Minneapolis, MN

Minneapolis Gethsemane Cemetery 8151 42nd Avenue North New Hope, MN

Minneapolis Hillside Cemetery 2600 19th Avenue Northeast Minneapolis, MN

Minneapolis Jewish Cemetery 7032 Penn Avenue South Richfield, MN

Minneapolis Lakewood Cemetery 3600 Hennepin Avenue Minneapolis, MN

Minneapolis Oak Hill Cemetery Lyndale Avenue North Minneapolis, MN

Minneapolis St Anthonys Cemetery 2730 Central Avenue Northeast Minneapolis, MN

Minneapolis St Marys Cemetery 4403 Chicago Avenue Minneapolis, MN

Minneapolis Sunset Memorial Park Cemetery 2250 Saint Anthony Parkway Minneapolis, MN

Mound Cemetery of Brooklyn Center MN 3515 69th Avenue North Brooklyn Center, MN

Mound Fairview Cemetery 5015 County Road 151 Minnetrista, MN

Pioneers & Soldiers Memorial Cemetery 2945 Cedar Avenue South Minneapolis, MN

Richfield Cemetery Association 5901 Lyndale Avenue South Minneapolis, MN

Richfield United Hebrew Cemetery 2605 West 70th 1/2 Street Richfield, MN

Saint Anthony Saint Marys Cemetery 3015 Northeast Stinson Boulevard St. Anthony, MN

Shady Oak Lake Cemetery Shady Oak Road Minnetonka, MN

Sunset Funeral Home & Cemetery 230 13th Avenue Northeast Minneapolis, MN

Sunset Funeral Home and Cemetery 2250 Saint Anthony Parkway Minneapolis, MN

Temple Israel Memorial Park Cemetery 4153 3rd Avenue South Minneapolis, MN

United Hebrew Brotherhood Cemetery Div 6009 Wayzata Boulevard St. Louis Park, MN

Washburn-McReavy Funeral Chapels Cemeteries & Cremation Services 2301 Dupont Avenue South Minneapolis, MN

Washburn-Mcreavy Funeral Chapels Cemeteries and Cremation Services 2300 West Old Shakopee Road Minneapolis, MN

Wayzata Groveland Cemetery 3300 Woodlawn Avenue Wayzata, MN

About Hennepin County Cemeteries

Cemeteries in Hennepin County, MN are burial grounds where cultural, ethnic, or religious burial observations and rituals are practiced. Public Cemeteries in Hennepin County make their plots available to the general public. Hennepin County Private Cemeteries restrict their use based on religious affiliation, family, ethnicity, or some other group identifier. Military Cemeteries in Hennepin County are generally restricted to veterans and other individuals who have served in the armed forces. In some cases, family members of veterans may also be buried in Military Cemeteries.

Interested parties may contact Cemeteries for questions about:
  • Finding a cemetery near you
  • Hennepin County Public and Private Cemeteries
  • Military Cemeteries in Hennepin County
  • Information about funerals and burials
  • Hennepin County burial records and gravesite history
Hennepin County Burial Records

Hennepin County burial records, which are of interest to genealogists and family researchers, are available as public records. Burial records for individuals buried in Hennepin County may be obtained from the office of the Hennepin County Cemetery where that burial took place. The Hennepin County government may provide these records at the Offices of the Hennepin County Cemetery, Hennepin County Parks and Public Works Departments.

Public Cemeteries in Hennepin County, MN

Public Cemeteries may be owned by the Hennepin County government, or they may be privately owned. They are open to the public and generate most of their revenue from the sale of individual burial plots, gravesites, and mausoleums in Hennepin County, Minnesota. Government-owned Cemeteries may also be partially funded by the operating budget of Hennepin County. The operation and maintenance of government-owned Cemeteries in Hennepin County is usually the responsibility of the Hennepin County Parks Department or Public Works Department.

Hennepin County Private Cemeteries

Minnesota Public Cemeteries that are privately owned include Cemeteries owned by Hennepin County businesses and non-profit organizations, such as churches. A Cemetery owned by a church or other religious institution may be considered a Public Cemetery if it is open to the general public. Many Cemeteries are owned by small, Hennepin County based businesses. However, a growing number are owned by a handful of large, national companies. In these cases, a local Hennepin County business is often retained as the operator of the Cemetery.

Cemetery Operations

The licensing and operation of Cemeteries is regulated by Minnesota State. The location of Public Cemeteries is regulated by local ordinances and Hennepin County zoning rules. Minnesota State requires Hennepin County Public Cemeteries to establish an endowment or other fund for the perpetual care and maintenance of the Cemetery. A certain portion of each burial plot sale must be designated for the future care and maintenance of the Cemetery grounds. These requirements are intended to ensure that funds are available to maintain the Cemetery even after all of the burial plots have been sold. Minnesota may also regulate service fees charged by Hennepin County Cemeteries.